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Selected Highlights of the Director-General's activities

27 March - 2 April 2017

27 MARCH 2017
The Director-General delivers a speech at the opening of the 18th Annual Conference of the Geneva International Model United Nations (GIMUN).

The Director-General attends the opening of the ASEAN film festival, a cultural event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Association and showcasing the cultural diversity of its 10 Member States.

The new Permanent Representative of the Republic of the Philippines, H.E. Mr. Evan P. Garcia, presents his credentials to the Director-General.

The Director-General meets with Mr. Aleksander Èeferin, President of UEFA, to discuss future collaboration between UNOG and UEFA.
28 MARCH 2017
The Director-General delivers a speech in honour of H.E. Ms. Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile, during a gathering of the International Gender Champions.

The Director-General delivers a speech at the 2017 Liaison Delegate Meeting of the WBCSD, a global advocacy association of over 200 businesses working together to support sustainable development.

The Director-General meets with Pr. Klaus Schwab, Founder and Executive Chairman of the WEF.
29 MARCH 2017
The Director-General greets H.E. Ms. Michelle Bachelet, President of the Republic of Chile and hosts a luncheon for Her Excellency with the Heads of United Nations entities.

The Director-General meets with Ms. Hiba Qasas, Chief of the United Nations Women Humanitarian Action and Crisis Response Unit in Geneva.

The Director-General meets with Ms. Ursula Mueller, Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator in the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA).

The Director-General meets with H.E. Dr. Al Marri, Attorney General of the State of Qatar.

The Director-General meets with H.E. Mr. Geert Muylle, Permanent Representative of the Kingdom of Belgium.
30 MARCH 2017
The Director-General meets with Mr. Cyrill Jean Nunn, Deputy Director-General and Representative for Human Rights, International Economic and Social Development, and Agenda 2030 Issues at the German Federal Foreign Office.

The Director-General chairs a UNOG Executive Briefing with Mr. Neven Mimica, European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, who speaks about the European Union’s policy response to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The Director-General meets with Ms. Ouided Bouchamaoui, a member of the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet and winner of the Peace Nobel Prize in 2015.
31 MARCH 2017
The Director-General meets with Mr. Francis Gurry, Director-General of WIPO.



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